The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 109 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Permanent jobs citing Internet 21 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 2.47% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.48% 12.97% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 28
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £31,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Internet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
324 347 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.04% 19.01% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 304 304
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region.

Internet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Internet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 35 (45.45%) Firewall
2 24 (31.17%) Cisco
3 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 21 (27.27%) Oracle
4 21 (27.27%) UNIX
5 19 (24.68%) SQL
5 19 (24.68%) Linux
5 19 (24.68%) VPN
6 17 (22.08%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (20.78%) Juniper
7 16 (20.78%) OSPF
7 16 (20.78%) BGP
8 15 (19.48%) Windows
8 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
8 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
8 15 (19.48%) CheckPoint
9 14 (18.18%) Java
9 14 (18.18%) XML
9 14 (18.18%) Solaris
10 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
10 13 (16.88%) MPLS
10 13 (16.88%) Telecoms
11 12 (15.58%) HTML
11 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.58%) CSS
11 12 (15.58%) CCNP
11 12 (15.58%) Degree
11 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
11 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.29%) XSLT

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
2 9 (11.69%) IIS
2 9 (11.69%) JBoss
3 8 (10.39%) Apache
4 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 7 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.69%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (45.45%) Firewall
2 19 (24.68%) VPN
3 16 (20.78%) OSPF
3 16 (20.78%) BGP
4 13 (16.88%) MPLS
5 11 (14.29%) DNS
6 10 (12.99%) Extranet
7 9 (11.69%) WAN
7 9 (11.69%) Network Security
8 8 (10.39%) Junos
8 8 (10.39%) VoIP
9 7 (9.09%) VPLS
10 6 (7.79%) Ethernet
10 6 (7.79%) ADSL
11 5 (6.49%) DWDM
11 5 (6.49%) VLAN
11 5 (6.49%) Multicast
12 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (3.90%) CTI
13 3 (3.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.30%) Ant
3 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 13 (16.88%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.39%) Retail
3 7 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Consultant
2 12 (15.58%) Analyst
3 11 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 10 (12.99%) Firewall Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Solutions Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Integration Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Service Desk Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.19%) Network Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.90%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) XML
2 12 (15.58%) HTML
2 12 (15.58%) CSS
3 11 (14.29%) XSLT
4 10 (12.99%) Web Services
5 7 (9.09%) SOAP
5 7 (9.09%) YUI
5 7 (9.09%) jQuery
6 5 (6.49%) .NET
6 5 (6.49%) Middleware
7 4 (5.19%) DOM
7 4 (5.19%) XSL
7 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.19%) DHTML
8 3 (3.90%) COM
8 3 (3.90%) JSON
9 1 (1.30%) Spring
9 1 (1.30%) Ajax
9 1 (1.30%) JSP
9 1 (1.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
1 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Clustering
3 8 (10.39%) User Experience
4 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) UNIX
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 15 (19.48%) Windows
4 14 (18.18%) Solaris
5 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.60%) Debian
9 2 (2.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
2 10 (12.99%) Low Latency
2 10 (12.99%) Ultra-Low Latency
3 9 (11.69%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (11.69%) Load Balancing
4 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
4 8 (10.39%) Project Management
5 7 (9.09%) ITIL
5 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.79%) Line Management
7 5 (6.49%) Network Design
7 5 (6.49%) Change Control
7 5 (6.49%) Workflow
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
8 4 (5.19%) Scrum
8 4 (5.19%) OO
8 4 (5.19%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.19%) Time Management
9 3 (3.90%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.68%) SQL
2 14 (18.18%) Java
3 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.69%) Perl
4 9 (11.69%) Tcl
5 4 (5.19%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.60%) C
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.58%) CCNP
2 12 (15.58%) Degree
3 8 (10.39%) CCSA
3 8 (10.39%) Check Point Certification
4 5 (6.49%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.49%) CCNA
5 3 (3.90%) CCIP
6 2 (2.60%) MCSE
6 2 (2.60%) CCA
6 2 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.60%) MCITP
7 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.30%) CCAA
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.30%) OCP
7 1 (1.30%) OCA
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.19%) Terminal Services
4 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.30%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Cisco
2 22 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 21 (27.27%) Oracle
4 16 (20.78%) Juniper
5 15 (19.48%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.69%) Blue Coat
7 8 (10.39%) VMware
8 6 (7.79%) F5
9 4 (5.19%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.90%) Panasonic
10 3 (3.90%) Apple
11 2 (2.60%) Acronis
11 2 (2.60%) Citrix
12 1 (1.30%) NetApp
12 1 (1.30%) HP
12 1 (1.30%) Dell
12 1 (1.30%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.30%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.30%) Mitel
12 1 (1.30%) Sophos
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Uncapped OTE plus car allowance
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
West Midlands Police
Salary: From £38,286 to £44,970 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus £10,000 annual bonus budget
Posted: 17 days ago